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Field Activity Details for field activity K173NC

AKA: none

Other ID: K-1-73-NC,KEL173NC

Status: Completed

Organization(s):

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Dave McCulloch

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology, Seismics: Boomer, Seismics: Sparker

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Vehicle(s):

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End Port/Location:

Start Date: 1973-04-10

End Date: 1973-04-28

Equipment Used: sparker, navigation, uniboom, dartcore

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: physical data holdings

Staff:

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: A scanned copy of the K-1-73-NC track chart from the USGS Open File Report 76-736 is available

Staff information imported from InfoBank
Dave McCulloch (USGS Western Region) - Chief Scientist

Location:

Northern California

Boundaries
North: 38.0811 South: 37.1168 West: -123.883 East: -122.4352

Platform(s):

photo of Kelez
Kelez

Publications

McCulloch, D.S., 1976, Acoustic reflection profiles R/V Kelez, April 1973 (Leg 1), Gulf of Farallones, central California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 76-736, https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr76736.

Portals/Viewers

FAN k173nc has data viewable in the GeoMappApp/Virtual Ocean applications. To view this data in these applications go to http://www.geomapapp.org/ and http://www.virtualocean.org/. See the instructions for locating USGS data in these applications. You can also view the imagery created from the SEGY data at https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/images.php?cruise=k173nc.

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
sparker --- Sparker
sparker (data on FAD)
navigation --- Navigation
Scan k-1-73-nc.map.pdf
Best file with nav in ArcInfo E00 format
Dead reckoning data k-1-73-nc.010 (Provisional best file)
Dead reckoning data k-1-73-nc.010_degree
Image k-1-73-nc.map.jpg
uniboom --- Boomer
uniboom (data on FAD)
dartcore --- Geology

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